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Deputy shot, wounded in Norman County

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PERLEY – A Norman County sheriff's deputy was shot and wounded this morning near Perley and authorities are searching for the shooter.


Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist said his department has been called in to help in the search.

Bergquist said about 8:30 a.m., a Norman County deputy made a traffic stop on County Road 39 east of Perley.

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